‘Manny’ in US theaters and On Demand Jan 23

‘Manny’ in US theaters and On Demand Jan 23

By Hannah De Castro-Abinuman Narrated by Academy Award Nominee Liam Neeson and directed by Ryan Moore and Academy Award winner, Leon Gast (When We Were Kings), “Manny” – a feature length documentary film about the “People’s Champ,” will be released in theaters and On Demand starting Jan. 23, 2015.  Highlighting Pacquiao’s journey from a struggling and starving […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
Spain sees record 65 mn tourist visits in 2014, quarter British

Spain sees record 65 mn tourist visits in 2014, quarter British

(Madrid-AFP) – Spain received a record 65 million visits from foreign tourists in 2014, nearly a quarter of them British, the government said Thursday in a fresh boost for the country’s recovering economy. The overall number of visits by foreign tourists to Spain was the highest on record and rose by 4.3 million, or more […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations ·
Obama launches Democrats’ middle class push in 2016

Obama launches Democrats’ middle class push in 2016

By Michael Mathes Washington, United States | AFP |  – The economic successes US President Barack Obama touted in his speech to Congress Tuesday were not just taunts to Republicans; he was helping Democrats build an early strategy for keeping the White House in 2016. With the clock winding down on his two-term presidency, Obama […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Chanel announces three shows in New York, Seoul and Rome

Chanel announces three shows in New York, Seoul and Rome

(Relaxnews) – The French luxury brand led by creative director Karl Lagerfeld announced on Thursday that it will be repeating its recent Métiers d’Art show in New York City at the end of March, and will also be be bringing its forthcoming Cruise collection to South Korea, before the next Métiers d’Art show in Rome […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Study gives pregnant women the green light to eat fish

Study gives pregnant women the green light to eat fish

(Relaxnews) – Eating fish during pregnancy could be beneficial after all, say researchers from the University of Rochester Medical Center who voyaged to the Seychelles to study the benefits of nutrients found in fish and the risk associated with mercury exposure. Over three decades, more than 1,500 mothers and their children were observed, with results […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
New Windows 10 weaves together Microsoft-powered devices

New Windows 10 weaves together Microsoft-powered devices

(Redmond, United States-AFP) – Microsoft pulled back the curtain Wednesday on a coming Windows 10 operating system focused on bringing harmony to the diverse array of Internet gadgets in people’s lives. The US technology titan is also trying to make it more natural to interact with devices, such as conversational-style speaking with the company’s virtual […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
‘The Huntsman’ appoints new, debutant director

‘The Huntsman’ appoints new, debutant director

(Relaxnews) – The “Snow White and The Huntsman” prequel retains its stars but promotes its second unit director to the top spot for 2016′s “The Huntsman.” Stepping up from second unit duties doesn’t seem like a bad way to go — Andy Serkis fulfilled the same role on Peter Jackson’s three “Hobbit” films before landing […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘The Walking Dead’ announces its return with a trailer

‘The Walking Dead’ announces its return with a trailer

(Relaxnews) – The Atlanta survivors will return to the small screen on February 8 in the second half of the fifth season. To tide fans over until then, AMC has unveiled a 30-second trailer with the vaguely hopeful title “Another Day.” Judging by the new trailer, things are about to get even more dismal and […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii is headed to PHL

Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii is headed to PHL

The Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii (FCCH) has announced that more than thirty business executives from Hawaii are headed for the Philippines for its 25th Trade Mission to the Philippines scheduled for February 7 – 17, 2015. Co-heading the delegation will be Hawaii Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui and Honolulu Philippine Consul General Gina Jamoralin.  Accompanying the delegation is County […]

22.01.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Solar plane set for landmark round-the-world flight

Solar plane set for landmark round-the-world flight

(ABU DHABI-AFP) – A plane with the top speed of a homing pigeon is set to embark on a landmark round-the-world flight powered only by the sun’s energy, organisers said Tuesday. Solar Impulse 2, the first solar-powered plane to be able to fly for several days and nights, will land 12 times along its roughly […]

21.01.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring, Science & Technology ·
Hugo Boss blurs masculine/feminine codes in new women’s fragrance

Hugo Boss blurs masculine/feminine codes in new women’s fragrance

(Relaxnews) – Like several other brands, Hugo Boss is introducing its new spring fragrance, Hugo Woman, which combines traditionally “masculine” notes with those more often associated with the feminine. This unconventional combination might just become one of the olfactory trends of the season. A fruity floral, the new eau de parfum from Hugo Boss has […]

21.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Empire State Building to wed 100 couples on Valentine’s Day

Empire State Building to wed 100 couples on Valentine’s Day

(Relaxnews) – Fans of the films “Sleepless in  Seattle” and “An Affair to Remember” are being given the chance to write their own romantic storyline atop the Empire State Building in a Valentine’s Day wedding bonanza. For the first time this year, the iconic New York skyscraper has issued an open invitation for 100 couples […]

LA County to host used oil and filter recycling event in Hawaiian Gardens

LA County to host used oil and filter recycling event in Hawaiian Gardens

LA County Public Works will host a free used motor oil and oil filter recycling event on January 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m, at the Hawaiian Gardens AutoZone, located at 21418 Norwalk Blvd. When used oil is illegally dumped into storm drains, it pollutes local water bodies and contaminates sources of clean drinking […]

21.01.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Local News, Services ·
Blue Ribbon sub-committee to resume Binay probe

Blue Ribbon sub-committee to resume Binay probe

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The Senate Blue Ribbon sub-committee chaired by Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III will resume its investigation of what started out as allegations of overpricing in the construction of the Makati City Hall Building 2 but has since grown into general charges of corruption against Vice President Jejomar Binay and members of his […]

21.01.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Pope Francis in PHL 2016?

Pope Francis in PHL 2016?

PNP ready for possibility of Pope Francis’ return in 2016 MANILA  (Mabuhay) – With the success of Pope Francis’ five-day stay in the country, the Philippine National Police (PNP) on Monday welcomed the possibility that the well-loved pontiff would return to the Philippines early next year. “Nakita po natin ngayon na kakayanin natin. Naging maayos […]

21.01.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
US penetrated N. Korea computer systems in 2010: report

US penetrated N. Korea computer systems in 2010: report

Washington, United States | AFP |   – The United States secretly penetrated North Korea’s computer systems four years ago—a breach that allowed Washington to insist Pyongyang was to blame for the recent cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the New York Times reported Monday. Citing former US officials and a newly released National Security Agency (NSA) […]

21.01.2015 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Gary V proud of son Gab for directing Jessica’s music video

Gary V proud of son Gab for directing Jessica’s music video

MANILA  (Mabuhay) -– Gary Valenciano said he is extremely proud of his son Gabriel, who is now venturing into directing music videos. The latest project of Gabriel was the music video of Jessica Sanchez’s new single, “This Love.” It was officially released online by the “American Idol” runner-up on Thursday. Valenciano said: “I feel great. […]

21.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
29 occupations in demand where no job offer is required to apply under PNP express entry

29 occupations in demand where no job offer is required to apply under PNP express entry

This is the first article to be published since Canada Immigration overhauled its application management system. Under new rules, all economic applicants under the Federal Skilled Worker category (FSW), Canada Experience Class (CEC) and Federal Skilled Trade (FST) now must go through an added step of being selected called Express Entry. In other words, all […]

21.01.2015 · Filled under: Legal Matters, Services ·
Restaurant creates Kimye-inspired Valentine’s Day menu

Restaurant creates Kimye-inspired Valentine’s Day menu

(Relaxnews) – Aspiring Kimye couples take note: A Brooklyn restaurant has created a special Valentine’s Day menu inspired by the power couple. The menu at Brucie is described as L.A. meets Paris: sexy, brooding, wet and wild. And as expected, the prix fixe, five-course menu is peppered liberally with the letter ‘K.’ Diners have the option of […]

See by Chloé presents new woody floral fragrance Si Belle

See by Chloé presents new woody floral fragrance Si Belle

(Relaxnews) – Fresh, delicate and sensual are three ways to describe Si Belle, the new springtime fragrance from See by Chloé, which will go on sale this February. Created and developed by noses Louise Turner and Nathalie Cetto, Si Belle by See by Chloé opens with a fresh and cheerful accord of neroli and birch […]

20.01.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·